2018 SEMC Competitions
The application process IS closed. Winners wILL BE announced at the Annual Meeting Awards Luncheon, OCTOber 10, 2018.
The SEMC Curators’ Committee and NAME are committed to promoting excellence and professionalism in museums within the region. The Exhibition Competition focuses attention on exhibitions of merit that are well designed, have educational value and treat objects with care and respect. The competition showcases the best in our profession and provides benchmarks for regional exhibition efforts in southeastern museums. Winning exhibitions are announced at the SEMC 2018 Annual Awards Luncheon on October 10 in Jackson, MS, and featured in the SEMC newsletter.
The competition has five categories: Exhibits with budgets up to $10,000, under $25,000, over $25,000, over $100,000; and exhibits with a budget of $1,000,000 or more. An entry fee of $15 to cover administrative costs must be paid for each entry. If submitting multiple entries, please enter additional payments as guests. All inquires may be addressed to Ann Rowson at firstname.lastname@example.org
The SEMC Technology Competition began to recognize and reward excellence in the use of technology by southeastern museums. The competition encourages innovation, effective design, accessibility, creativity and pride of work, and recognition of institutional identity. Winning entries will be displayed at SEMC’s 2018 Annual Meeting in Jackson, MS (October 8 - 10) and featured in the SEMC newsletter. Deadline for submissions is June 15, 2018. An entry fee of $15 to cover administrative costs must be paid for each entry. If submitting multiple entries, please enter additional payments as guests.